A westbound intermodal races through the booming town of Sugar Land on a scorcher of an August afternoon.
Union Pacific GE U25B's 627, 626 with Alco RS27 677 and UP U25B 625. The U25B's equipped with high short hoods. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.
There's a stranger in the UP's North Yard.
UP 9160 is westbound on the old Western Pacific along the Middle Fork Feather River near Two Rivers, CA in May of 1994.
Well worth the drenching! The rear DPU of an eastbound coal train passes through the Blue Mountain Road grade crossing.
With a trio of west coast visitors, loaded military train W867 rolls north across the James River in Richmond. If you look closely, you'll notice the bridge still says 'Seaboard' near the middle; ... (more)
The sun briefly pokes out of the clouds as UP 8705 leads the Herzog Ballast train up and out of Coal Creek Canyon while laying new ballast for the tracks.
After waiting for a few trains at Rocky Siding, UP 8705 leads a westbound Herzog Ballast train up Coal Creek Canyon.
UP 7922 leads an eastbound coal train past a group of MOW workers at Plainview Siding.
Looking east onto downtown Portland, the Albina-Lake Transfer passes the Pearl District. This area was formally the BN Hoyt St. Roundhouse and Yard. If you looks up NW 13th ave (directly behind he... (more)
UP 8869 gets underway for North Platte after a crew change in Fremont, NE.
From time to time, foreign units made it to the coal fields in the Appalachia area. A combination of locomotives in UP and SP paint schemes leaves Appalachia with another coal train. The train was... (more)
Now under mostly sunny skies after a morning of rain, the "2017 UP Museum Special" heads back to Omaha on the UP Columbus Sub. on the inbound leg of its round trip running as UP Train P... (more)
UP 591 moves a cut of cars around Albina Yard
A quiet, peaceful country setting is briefly interrupted by this Dallas, TX to Tacoma, WA intermodal train with a pair of 710 powered SD70Ms.